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Welder

Welder (Field)

Description:

Certification for Field Welding on NYSDOT projects

Certification Requirements:

An applicant must file an application for certification/registration with the New York State Department of Transportation.

For further information on the Field Welder occupation please visit the DOT website at:
https://www.dot.ny.gov/divisions/engineering/structures/repository/files/FW_Brochure_12-08_update.pdf

Certificates Issued and Active:

In 2013, there were 541 certifications issued for this occupation.
As of June 13, 2014, there were 2,054 active certifications for this occupation.

Certifying Authority:

New York State Department of Transportation
Structures
Metals Engineering Division
50 Wolf Road
POD 4-3
Albany, New York 12232-0600
Phone: (518) 457-4525
Fax: (518) 457-6010

Standard Occupational Classification:

51-4121 - Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
To learn more about this occupation search the Occupational Information Network (O*Net).

Additional Information:

American Welding Society
550 N.W. LeJeune Road
Miami, Florida 33126
Phone: (800) 443-9353 or (305) 443-9353
Fax: (305) 443-7559

Board of Cooperative Education Services
(There are BOCES in most school districts.)

Disclaimer:

Fees stated and other information contained in this report are subject to change. Please contact the licensing authority listed above for the most current information.

This page was last updated on 11/6/14.

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